Dyfed Pension Fund has appointed Threadneedle as manager for its £150m global equity mandate.
The £1.6bn fund, administered by Carmarthenshire County Council, conducted a public tender exercise for the appointment, which reflects a move away from regionally-focussed equities. Assets from Dyfed's...
In this week's Pensions Buzz survey, we want to know whether or not you agree with Lord Myners' opinion that asset owners, such as pension funds, are substantially to blame for short-termism in business.
A typical defined benefit (DB) scheme was able to meet 92.9% of its accrued pension rights as of 30 September, according to Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM).
The combined funding level decreased by just over four percentage points by the end of last month to 93.6%, according to the Pension Protection Fund's (PPF) latest update.